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Are most bacterias that cause food poisoning orodless colorless and tasteless?

Are most bacterias that cause food poisoning orodless colorless and tasteless?

Food poisoning: Many organisms that create food poisoning do so by producing toxins and may not be present in sufficient numbers to alter the taste or appearance of the food. Some, which create disease by direct multiplication in the gut, also do so in numbers that will make their detection nearly impossible. If allowed to progress in growth, changes will occur that may cause you to avoid eating them. ...Read more

Dr. Wm. Marcus Spurlock
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Poisoning (Definition)

Toxic ingestion (also called "poisoning") is a condition in which a person has eaten or drank a substance that causes ill symptoms or damage to his body. Taking an overdose of a medicine, taking any dose of a poison, drinking too much vodka, or accidentally drinking antifreeze . . . are all ...Read more


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I'm afraid of being poisoned/ drugged?

I'm afraid of being poisoned/ drugged?

Toxicophobia: Irrational fear of being drugged/ poisoned = Toxicophobia. Consider Cognitive Behavior, Behavioral Therapy, Psychotherapy, Exposure therapy or hypnosis. ...Read more

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Can you be poisoned from rust?

Can you be poisoned from rust?

It would take a lo: Rest is iron oxide. A lot could give you iron toxicity, a small amount would not be harmful at all. ...Read more

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What can I do for sun poison ?

Heat Stroke?: If you mean potential heat stroke the best management is avoidance. Susceptible individuals such as the very young or elderly who are unable to control their environment and water intake, people with reduced cardiovascular reserve, and people with impaired sweating that can occur from various medication should avoid prolonged exposure to high heat during heat waves and remain in cool environment. ...Read more

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Organopharous poisoning management?

Organopharous poisoning management?

Organophosphate: This causes a build up of acetylcholine due to enzyme inhibition. Symptoms may be mild eg. Gi to severe such as come, respiratory arrest etc... So treatment needs to be done in a hospital. An evlauation needs to be done first. - effects are independent of exposure amount. Atropine and pralidoxime are used for treatment along with supportive care. ...Read more

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Is my hookah poisoned with anthrax?

Is my hookah poisoned with anthrax?

Not likely: But using tobacco is a very bad idea. ...Read more

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Can lead poison a child through soil?

Can lead poison a child through soil?

Yes: There can be a significant amount of lead in soil, especially near roads and highways. ...Read more

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What are some foods poisoning symptoms?

What are some foods  poisoning symptoms?

Variable: Food poisoning may be due to chemicals, biological toxins, and live mico-organisms. The common symptoms are nausea, vomiting diarrhoea but there are many variations. See this site for more info. http://www.webmd.com/food-recipes/food-poisoning/understanding-food-poisoning-symptoms. ...Read more